Hugo Chavez and director Oliver Stone attends the 'South Of The Border' premiere at the Sala Grande during the 66th Venice Film Festival
Oliver Stone Releases Documentary About Hugo Chavez
By Cristina Arreola | 03/06/2014 - 15:16

Filmmaker Oliver Stone marked the one-year anniversary of Hugo Chavez death with the premiere of his latest documentary.


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Sean Penn and Hugo Chavez in 2007
Hollywood Celebs Sean Penn, Oliver Stone Mourn Death of Hugo Chavez
By Kamren Curiel | 03/06/2013 - 12:41

Hollywood heavyweights Sean Penn and Oliver Stone both released statements following the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez on Tuesday. Penn was a longtime supporter of the late president who lost his fight with an undisclosed type of pelvic cancer at 58.


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What to Watch: World Trade Center
What to Watch: World Trade Center
By Angie Romero | 09/09/2011 - 19:10

It was only a matter of time before someone in Hollywood would dare to recreate the tragic events of September 11, 2001 for the big screen. That someone would be Oliver Stone. On the fifth anniversary of 9/11, his movie World Trade Center opened in theaters nationwide.


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Savages
Benicio del Toro, Salma Hayek, Demián Bichir & Mia Maestro Cast in Oliver Stone's 'Savages'
By Mariela Rosario | 06/29/2011 - 16:00

Twilight star Mia Maestro and Benicio Del Toro are set to star with an A-list cast in Oliver Stone’s adaptation of The Savages, based on Don Winslow’s novel.

We've Got the Scoop on Benicio del Toro's Latest Projects!


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Benicio del Toro to Star in New Oliver Stone film "Savages"
We've Got the Scoop on Benicio del Toro's Latest Projects!
By Smriti Mundhra | 03/29/2011 - 17:29

It may be Bob Marley’s name that has become synonymous with dub and reggae, but—as filmmakers Ethan Higbee and Adam Bhala Lough know—his mentor Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry is the true godfather of the movement. Now 70-something and living in Switzerland, Perry gets his close-up in The Upsetter, a feature documentary directed by Higbee and Lough and narrated by Benicio del Toro.


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Maria Conchita Alonso: "Oliver Stone is Hugo Chavez's Minister of Propaganda!"
By Mariela Rosario | 07/06/2010 - 17:00

Oliver Stone's new documentary South of the Border has generated a lot of controversy since it hit theaters two weeks ago.


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Oliver Stone: "What is the United States Doing That’s Good in South America?"
By Mariela Rosario | 06/25/2010 - 18:00

Famed director Oliver Stone premiered his film South of the Border last night in NYC and we caught up with him to talk to him about the controversial new documentary. The film, hitting select theaters June 25th, is a whirlwind tour of Latin American politics and paints various leaders who have been vilified in the American press in a complimentary light. From Hugo Chavez to Cristina de Kirchner to Evo Morales, Stone gains unprecedented access. Here's what he had to tell us:


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Oliver Stone's "South of the Border" Premieres at Venice Film Festival
By Mariela Rosario | 09/08/2009 - 10:05

This week at the Venice International Film Festival, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez traded in his red beret for the red carpet. Oliver Stone’s documentary, South of the Border, about the embattled leader, premiered this week at the Italian film festival, and the director said he is prepared for strong reactions from both sides of the political spectrum.


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